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Automotive Technician - Guaranteed OEM Training (Ford-Lincoln)

Company: Ford - Lincoln Veteran Careers Program
Location: Salem
Posted on: May 13, 2024

Job Description:

Overview
The Ford-Lincoln Technician Careers Program is designed to promote the hiring of technicians with 3 or more years of professional automotive experience. Selection for the program is highly competitive in keeping with the tradition of professionalism found in the Ford-Lincoln brand. The primary goal of this initiative is to recruit and train candidates to become brand-certified Ford-Lincoln Automotive Service Technicians. Candidates must meet the requisite qualifications, experience and capability requirements, and be willing to attend a Four-week long in-resident instruction and certification course upon hiring.
Pay: $40,000-$60,000 Annually (starting salary will depend on experience, education, location, and other factors).
Responsibilities
Responsibilities of the Automotive Technician:
The Ford-Lincoln Automotive Service Technician core job description (After formal training & OJT):



  • Performing assigned work as outlined on repair orders with efficiency and accuracy, in accordance with dealership and factory standards.


  • Diagnosing the cause of malfunctions and performing repairs, if authorized by Service Consultants (for customers).


  • Coordinating with the Parts Department to ensure the availability of parts.


  • Saving and tagging parts if under warranty or requested by Service Consultants (for customers).


  • Examining the vehicle to determine if additional safety or service work is required.


  • Notifying Service Consultants if additional work is needed or if repairs/work cannot be completed within the time promised.


  • Documenting work performed as directed by Service Consultants.


  • Road testing vehicles to ensure the quality of repair and ensuring vehicles remain clean.


  • Keeping abreast of factory technical bulletins and attending factory-sponsored training classes.


  • Keeping the shop area neat and clean and remaining accountable for all tools used.


  • Understanding and complying with federal, state, and local regulations, such as safety requirements, hazardous waste disposal, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and other policies, procedures, and programs as required.


  • Wear appropriate PPE, including safety glasses. Maintaining safety awareness at all times.


  • The Service Technician must work closely with others or independently if needed.


  • Dealership uniforms are required.


    Qualifications
    Qualifications, Experience and Capability Requirements:


    • Have at least 3 years of experience working as a Technician in an automotive service department.


    • Valid driver's license and a clear driving record


    • Ability to pass the following pre-employment screening requirements (drug screening, Motor Vehicle record report and a background investigation)


    • Be able to provide a minimum of three good work references, with current contact information.


      Must be able to:


      • Operate power and hand tools and other types of machinery safely.


      • Drive a manual transmission (for road tests).


      • Read and comprehend technical instruction.


      • Lift up to 50 pounds unassisted and operate hoist and test equipment.


      • Sit, bend, stoop and/or stand for extended periods (up to 8 hours or more)and kneel, crawl, bend, reach, push, pull and maneuver in a shop environment safely and as needed.


      • While most shops have a controlled climate and are well ventilated, must be able to work in an environment that may have exposure to: Petroleum products, dust, hot or cold temperatures, loud noises, strong odors (exhaust fumes) and assorted other distractors.


      • Manual dexterity in both hands and the ability to manipulate small objects.


      • Good communication skills and the ability to work with the public.


      • Must be willing to complete mandated online training, as assigned during initial interview and screening process.


      • Must be willing to accept a minimum 24 month employment obligation upon hiring.


        For additional information Contact:
        Best regards,
        Nicole Adams
        U.S. Marine Corps (Ret.)
        Talent Acquisition
        CALIBRE
        Cell: 916.471.7182
        Nicole.Adams@Calibresys.com
        www.calibresys.com
        Location : LocationUS-OR-Salem
        ID 2023-19575
        Category Service Technician

Keywords: Ford - Lincoln Veteran Careers Program, Salem , Automotive Technician - Guaranteed OEM Training (Ford-Lincoln), Professions , Salem, Oregon

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